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Towns' huge game against Houston put his name next to Shaq and Webber

Karl-Anthony Towns joined Chris Webber and Shaq as the youngest players to put up a game like Towns had against Houston.
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Ricky Rubio's monster game of 17 assists and only 1 turnover stole the show in the Timberwolves' 119-105 win over the Houston Rockets Wednesday night, but Karl-Anthony Towns was again quietly putting up a monster box score of his own.

Towns finished with 25 points, 18 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 blocks.

At 21 years, 57 days old, he became the third-youngest player since the NBA/ABA merger in 1973 to have a game with at least 20 points, 15 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 blocks. The two youngest players to do it are Chris Webber and Shaquille O'Neal, according to Elias, via ESPN.

Towns is averaging 21.7 points, 11.8 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.5 blocks per game. Wednesday marked his 10th straight game with a double-double and his 29th of the season, which is third in the NBA behind James Harden (34) and Russell Westbrook (31).

Yes he did! Yes he can!

Karl-Anthony Towns #NBAVOTE ⭐️ pic.twitter.com/70qVrlfglQ

— Timberwolves (@Timberwolves) January 12, 2017

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